The Getty

  • General Services Assistant

    Posted Date
    1 month ago(12/12/2018 2:45 PM)
    Requisition Number
    2018-3312
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Position Status
    Getty Center
    Program/Department
    Museum - 0311-Photographs
    Category
    Administrative and Support Staff
    Salaried/Hourly
    Hourly
    Targeted Hiring Range
    $19.18 - $23.49 Hourly
    Salary
    Commensurate with experience and internal equity
  • Job Summary

    The J. Paul Getty Museum seeks a highly organized, responsible and flexible individual to provide general services and administrative support to the Department of Photographs at the Getty Center. The successful candidate will be proficient with Microsoft Office applications, must be flexible and able to work on several projects at once, and provide a variety of clerical duties for the department.

    Major Job Responsibilities

    • Reads and prioritizes incoming mail. Handles or routes as appropriate.
    • Sets up and maintains hard copy and/or electronic files and records, with an emphasis on assembling binders that document exhibitions organized by curatorial staff.
    • Composes a variety of correspondence from verbal directions or from knowledge of department/program policy or procedures.
    • Types and proofs correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, presentations, other documents and related materials for a supervisor or department/program staff.
    • Answers phones, takes messages, screens calls and/or provides routine information in accordance with department/program policies and procedures.
    • Maintains calendar(s), schedules and confirms meetings, study room appointments and arranges for travel, facilities, equipment, parking, catering and other related details.
    • Makes travel arrangements for supervisor or department/program staff.
    • Assists supervisor or department/program staff in the collection of various materials and data for special reports and special projects, including but not limited to budget preparation.
    • Provides assistance in the day-to-day administration of the department/program.
    • Oversees equipment and office supply inventories, initiates service requests and supply orders.

    Qualifications


    • High school diploma/GED

    • Minimum 2-3 years related experience

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Proficient computer skills and demonstrated experience with office software (Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint) and email applications (Microsoft Office Outlook).
    • Demonstrated ability to follow through and complete assigned tasks.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Excellent customer service/interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to prioritize and multi-task.